Our Mission

The mission of the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) is to create a violence free world by empowering women and children through the elimination of personal and institutional violence and oppression against all people. FCADV provides leadership, advocacy, education, training, technical assistance, public policy and development, and support to domestic violence center programs.

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Darby Against DV

Certified Centers

Training Calendar

FCADV Foundation

Get the Facts
about DV

Domestic violence can affect anyone. If you are a victim of abuse, you are NEVER to blame – it is NOT your fault. The abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, psychological, economic or a combination of many types of abuse.

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Request a training,
Speaker, Publication

Upon invitation, FCADV provides free on-site trainings for domestic violence center/shelter staff and volunteers. These trainings are intended to provide information and skills supporting effective advocacy as well as effective programming.

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News & Events

April 24, 2019 / Webinar
The purpose of the webinar is to utilize empowerment-based strategies when safety planning with survivors of domestic violence and sexual violence.  Every survivor’s experiences and needs are unique...
April 24, 2019 / Hampton Inn & Suites - Sarasota Airport
The Primary Prevention Regional Learning Exchanges are day long workshops where prevention staff share ideas, resources, and tools. The training will include capacity building skills for advocates...
April 25, 2019 / Homewood Suites International Drive
The purpose of the training is to enhance advocacy skills when working with survivors of domestic violence who have experienced financial abuse, as well as to explore best practices when engaging in...